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Comic Store In Your Future – Lenticular Autumn Days

Marvel's lenticular rollout has been pretty much poisoned by themselves.That said when Marvel's Legacy one shot came out it sold very well for us Especially for a Marvel book Something I never would have thought I would say years ago The Marvel brand used to be so much more bankable.The Marvel Legacy one shot did[...]

Marvel Legacy Next Big Thing Panel Coverage

Rowell points out that she is far more interested in continuity than Nick would like.Will Guardians of the Galaxy and Squirrel Girl team up? Duggan says that’s a very good idea.A questioner called Mike talks about being a fan of Marvel for ages, and when Legacy was announced he was excited to bring his friends[...]

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Jonathan Hickman Returning To Marvel "Sooner Than You Think," Says Tom Brevoort

issues, so sooner than you’d think!" In another exchange, when asked if creative teams on Marvel Legacy books would be on those books for the long haul, Brevoort responded by saying that "barring the vicissitudes of fate and business, the creators doing these various titles should be there regularly — though not necessarily the same[...]

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'Generations: Captain Marvel #1' Review: A Classic Hero Returns

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Carol Danvers has been thrown back in time and into the Negative Zone to find an ongoing battle on a planet she doesn't recognize. Captain Marvel quickly discovers that she is witnessing an invasion of a planet by Annihilus, the Living Death. Thankfully, she is soon joined by her old friend and previous […]

Marvel Generations: Hawkeye And Hawkeye, A Perfect Pairing

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] This one slipped past me somehow. I'm sad; this was the Generations one-shot I was most looking forward too, and I somehow missed it when the week it was released. In any case, Kate Bishop finds Clint Barton locked in a deadly competition of the best marksmen in the world. After convincing young […]

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Secret Empire #10 Review: A Better Ending Than This Series Earned

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] This is it. This is the big one. In the wise words of Red Foxx: "I'm coming, Elizabeth." Or at least, I would be if this were nearly as bad as I feared it would be. With Secret Empire #10, for the first time, Secret Empire actually surprised me. Considering this is the ending, […]

Industry In Revolt As More Retailers Boycott Marvel Lenticular Covers

As Marvel tries to secure its grip on the Diamond Throne, more retailers are refusing to bend the knee and order its line-wide lenticular variant covers.Earlier this month, Bleeding Cool told you about All New Comics, an Ontario retailer that was refusing to order any of Marvel's line-wide Legacy lenticular variant covers The shop cited[...]

Matthew Rosenberg Writes Punisher For Marvel Legacy; Guiu Vilanova Draws It

Yes, we knew that Punisher would return to its Legacy numbering with issue #218, and yes, we knew that Frank Castle would be donning the War Machine armor But did we know the creative team would consist of Matthew Rosenberg and Guiu Vilanova? No, we did not.Rosenberg, author of Black Mask comics such as 12[...]

New Marvel Hire Donny Cates Says Writing Thanos Comic Gave Him Nightmares

"Cates also shared some details on what the series will be about, and it sounds like it's fulfilling Legacy's promise as a breath of fresh air from the recent doom and gloom of books like Secret Empire, where the bad guys win and everyone suffers "We’re going to show you what happens when Thanos wins[...]

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Mystery Villain Leads New Sinister Six For 'Spider-Man' From Bendis And Bazaldua

Coincidence?!When Marvel Legacy comes to Spider-Man in November, it will bring the kind of exciting changes readers have to come to expect from Marvel's industry-changing relaunch Such as "The Great One" Brian Bendis continuing to write the book, or the umpteenth reinventing of the Sinister Six Did we say "change?" We actually meant the opposite[...]

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Waid And Samnee Aim To Make Captain America Great Again For Marvel Legacy

One of the big threats...er, promises behind Marvel Legacy is purportedly showing respect to the storied past of the Marvel Universe and its iconic characters, while also looking to the future But what if a character's legacy has been irreparably tarnished?When Captain America returns to Legacy numbering of #695 in November, writer Mark Waid and[...]

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Devin Grayson Is Writing 'Power Pack' With Marika Cresta At Marvel In November

Marvel has released the first of what's sure to be many sneak peeks at their November solicitations, in hopes that artificially dragging out the reveal of what comics they'll be publishing that month will make it seem more interesting — even though that totally backfired with the industry-changing October solicit revelations. Included in the solicit […]

Dan DiDio On DC Comics And Acknowledging Legacy Numbering

Friend of the site, Andrew, contacted Dan DiDio, co-publisher of DC Comics to try and get an answer on DC Comics' legacy numbering of their monthly and twice-monthly comic books And whether or not, with so many anniversaries coming up and with Detective Comics and Action Comics doing well with their legacy numbering, there might an[...]

Donny Cates And Geoff Shaw Join 'Thanos' For Marvel Legacy

At the Next Big Thing panel at San Diego Comic-Con, Marvel announced the creative team for Thanos in Marvel Legacy Replacing a departing Jeff Lemire, newly Marvel-EXCLUSIVE writer Donny Cates will take over writing duties, while Geoff Shaw takes over art Cates described his ideas for the series as dark and brutal, and said that most[...]